Honey Baked Squash Recipe

Step 1

Heat oven to 350 F. Wash squash; cut in half crosswise. Remove seeds and membranes. Cut crosswise into 1/2-inch thick slices. Arrange in 11x7-inch glass baking dish. Drizzle with margarine. Bake 30 minutes. Sprinkle with Add-A-Crunch. Bake 10 minutes more or until squash is tender.

Step 2

ADD-A-CRUNCH: Heat oven to 350 F. Grease 15x10-inch jelly roll pan. In medium bowl, combine all ingredients; mix well. Spread into prepared pan. Bake 18 to 20 minutes or until light golden brown, stirring once. Spread onto ungreased cookie sheet; cool thoroughly. Set aside 1 CUP, refrigerate unused portion, tightly covered, up to 3 months. Serve as a cereal or on fruit or ice cream.

Step 3

MICROWAVE DIRECTIONS: In large microwaveable bowl, combine Add-A-Crunch ingredients as directed. Microwave at HIGH 5 to 7 minutes or until golden, stirring 3 times. Spread onto ungreased cookie sheet; cool and store as directed. Slice squash as directed; arrange in 11x7-inch glass baking dish. Cover with vented plastic wrap. Microwave at HIGH 7 to 10 minutes or until tender, rotating dish once. Drizzle with margarine; sprinkle with Add-A-Crunch. Microwave at HIGH 1 to 2 minutes.

Things You'll Need

  • 2md Acorn squash (about 1 lb.ea)
  • 1/4c Margarine or butter; melted
  • 1c Add-A-Crunch
  • -- (see recipe below)
  • 2 1/2c Quaker Oats, uncooked
  • -- (quick or old-fashioned)
  • 1/2c Coarsely chopped pecans
  • 1/3c Margarine or butter
  • -- softened
  • 1/3c Honey
  • 1/4c Brown sugar, firmly packed

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